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The Rectory, Louth

Description: The Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 195083

OS Grid Reference: TF3262787338
OS Grid Coordinates: 532627, 387338
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3663, -0.0082

Location: 47 Westgate, Louth, Lincolnshire LN11 9YE

Locality: Louth
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN11 9YE

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Listing Text

TF 38 NW
1/336 The Rectory
Rectory. 1828. Red brick with slate roofs plus brick coped gables and kneelers.
4 tall brick stacks with diagonal shafts. 2 storey main south front, 3 bays with
slightly recessed central bay containing a central doorway with a painted 4 centred
arched surround with half glazed door. To the left a tall 4 light casement with 4
centred arched heads under a Tudor hood, and to the right a shorter similar window.
Above a central glazing bar sash with a 4 centred arched head. Either side are
single 2 light cross casements, and above are single blind openings in the gables.
The irregularly fenestrated west front has an external stack which has some
medieval fragments from the church buried in its masonry, plus a datestone
inscribed 1828. Interior has a comtemporary single flight return staircase with
early Cl8 re-used balusters;these are probably from the earlier house on this site,
other parts of which may well be hidden within the present building.

Listing NGR: TF3262787338

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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